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Choir Candids: Iowa BBQ

Choir Candids: Iowa BBQ

On an off day in Iowa yesterday, the Choir were invited to the home of fellow compatriot Sebina for a home cooked meal and bbq. Looked like the Choir had a great time; and enjoyed a relaxing night off! Photos courtesy of various members of the Choir! 🙂 [...]

March 27, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Zaza’s Birthday

Choir Candids: Zaza’s Birthday

Choir member Zanele Ngcamu celebrated her birthday on tour today! Some photos of Zaza with her cake–doesn’t she look great with the new hairstyle? 🙂 [...]

March 24, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 1

Getting to Know: Jeho Fata

Getting to Know: Jeho Fata

Tell us a little about your hometown and where you grew up. I was born in Alice, Eastern Cape in South Africa. It is a very small town with absolutely nothing interesting to do. What were your fondest childhood memories? I had a friend in high school and we both had  scrapbooks where we wrote [...]

March 21, 2012 Elaine Features 1

Choir Candids: Recording for Interpol Campaign

Choir Candids: Recording for Interpol Campaign

The Soweto Gospel Choir is participating in an Interpol campaign against fake medicines. They will be joining Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Youssou N’dour and other global artists in this campaign. Below are some photos of the Choir at SABC recording this song today…thanks to Phili for the share! [...]

March 17, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 1

Choir Candids: Honey’s Birthday

Choir Candids: Honey’s Birthday

Bongani Ncube aka Honey celebrated his birthday today! Some pics of Honey, the Choir and his birthday cake below–looks good! 🙂 [...]

March 16, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos 0

Choir Candids: Behind the Scenes on Tour

Choir Candids: Behind the Scenes on Tour

I had the pleasure of spending four days on tour with the Soweto Gospel Choir a few weeks ago. Shows include Kingston (ON), Toronto x 2 (ON) and North Tonawanda (NY). I shot some “behind the scenes” footage and spliced some together into this video.  Highlights including visiting the South African consular general in Toronto, [...]

March 10, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Choir Candids: Umoya We Nkosi in Toronto

Choir Candids: Umoya We Nkosi in Toronto

Another video from my time with the Soweto Gospel Choir last week. The Consular General of South Africa in Toronto invited the Choir to her home on February 25th, prior to their second show at the Sony Centre. The Choir mingled with the invited guests and were treated to some home cooking (yours truly had [...]

March 4, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

Reflection of a Soweto Gospel Choir fan

Reflection of a Soweto Gospel Choir fan

By Elaine Apologies for the length of this reflection—you’ve been warned 🙂 All pictures below were taken by me–and don’t necessarily correspond with actual text below. Everything below is just my own opinion and thoughts and does not reflect the views of the Soweto Gospel Choir, its members or management. Thanks. Last week, I had [...]

March 3, 2012 Elaine Features, Photos, Site Updates 1

Choir Candids: Bridge Over Troubled Water in Toronto

Choir Candids: Bridge Over Troubled Water in Toronto

I will be adding several videos in the coming days / weeks that I’ve shot while with the Choir last week. First up is from the Toronto soundcheck on February 24th (ignore the wrong date in the video). SK and Jeff doing their ‘thang in Bridge Over Troubled Water.  Goosebumps stuff! More to come… [...]

March 1, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0

In Concert: Ipi N’tombi

In Concert: Ipi N’tombi

Footage of the Soweto Gospel Choir performing Ipi N’Tombi at their February 2012 concert in North Tonawanda, NY. Leads: Zanele [...]

February 26, 2012 Elaine Features, Videos 0